South Africa COVID – 19 Update

Effective 18 March, until further notice, a travel ban applies to individuals of all nationalities traveling from Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Germany, USA, UK, China and any other high-risk country determined by the Government. Foreign nationals who have visited these countries since 15 March...

Singapore COVID – 19 Update

Effective 23 March, entry and transit are suspended for all short-term visitors from anywhere in the world. Furthermore, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) will only allow the entry/ return of work pass holders, including their dependents, for those providing essential services, such as in healthcare...

Russia COVID – 19 Update

On 19 March, the Ministry of Internal Affairs order its territorial divisions to extend visas and visa-free stays for up to 90 days, even if already expired. Administrative penalties will not be applied. Exit visas will also be issued if required.  Applications for corporate work...

Portugal COVID – 19 Update

Effective 18 March, flights are suspended to countries outside the EU/EEA, except for UK, US, Canada, Venezuela, South Africa and Portuguese-speaking countries. Flights to Brazil are limited to Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. Flights to and from Italy are suspended. Effective 16 March until...

Poland COVID – 19 Update

Effective immediately, Polish consulates are restricting their consular services for foreign nationals. The exact restrictions introduced varies, depending on the consulate. In most cases, visa appointments are cancelled until further notice. Effective 16 March, in-person submission of residence permit applications is suspended at  immigration offices....

Nigeria COVID – 19 Update

Effective 23 March until 23 April, all international flights are suspended. Effective 21 March and for 4 weeks, entry is suspended for nationals of and arrivals from countries with over 1000 COVID-19 cases: China, Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Japan, France, Germany, USA, Norway, UK,...

The Netherlands COVID – 19 Update

Effective 19 March , and for 30 days, entry is suspended for non-essential travel of persons from third countries, including tourist visa holders.  The travel restriction does not apply to EU citizens (including UK nationals) and their family members, nationals of Norway, Iceland, Switzerland, Liechtenstein...

Mexico COVID – 19 Update

From the 21st of March, the US-Mexico land border is temporarily closed, for an initial period of 30 days, for non-essential travel, by mutual decision. Cross-border trade and regular commuters will not be blocked....

Malaysia COVID – 19 Update

Effective 18 March until 31 March, entry will be suspended for all foreign nationals, including valid pass/permit holders. Malaysian citizens and permanent residence(PR) holders can enter but are subject to 14 days of self-quarantine. The same goes for the spouses and children of Malaysian citizens...